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 It's about 650,000 times as long as a Grain of Sand. In other words, 494.50 smoots is 673,000 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.000001490 times that amount. (medium grain)Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.000735 smoots. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 8.870 smoots in height. It's about 8,000,000 times as tall as a sheet of Paper. In other words, the height of a sheet of Paper is 0.0000001000 times 494.50 smoots. (for US Letter, a.k.a. ANSI A; 215.9mm by 279.4mm (8.5 in x 11 in); 20lb)A single sheet of 20 lb, 8.5 inch x 11 inch paper is just 0.0000600 smoots thick. This style of paper weighs a mere 5 g per sheet. It's about 8,500,000 times as long as a Strand of Hair. In other words, the length of a Strand of Hair is 0.000000120 times 494.50 smoots. (average)A strand of human hair averages 99 µm (micrometers), with blond hair being the finest and black hair the thickest. On a healthy scalp, each strand of hair will last up to 6 years. It's about 8,500,000 times as tall as a Human hair, Strand of. In other words, the height of a Human hair, Strand of is 0.000000120 times 494.50 smoots. (average)A strand of human hair averages 99 µm (micrometers), with blond hair being the finest and black hair the thickest. On a healthy scalp, each strand of hair will last up to 6 years. It's about 100,000,000 times as long as a Red Blood Cell. In other words, 494.50 smoots is 110,000,000 times the length of a Red Blood Cell, and the length of a Red Blood Cell is 0.00000000910 times that amount. (a.k.a. RBCs, a.k.a. haematids, a.k.a. erythrocyte, a.k.a. erythroid cells, a.k.a. red blood corpuscles) An average Red Blood Cell measures 7.5 µm (micrometers) in diameter. An average human has 20 - 30 trillion red blood cells in their body and each cell completes a circulatory lap in about 20 seconds. It's about 150,000,000 times as long as a Nucleus (Cellular). In other words, the length of a Nucleus (Cellular) is 0.00000000710 times 494.50 smoots. (for animal cell)The nucleus of an animal cell measures an average of 0.00000350 smoots. The nucleus is the largest organelle in these cells, accounting for about 10% of the cell's total volume. It's about 400,000,000 times as long as an E. coli Bacterium. In other words, 494.50 smoots is 420,000,000 times the length of an E. coli Bacterium, and the length of an E. coli Bacterium is 0.00000000240 times that amount. (Escherichia coli) (rod-shaped configuration)An rod-shaped E. coli bacterium measures about 0.00000120 smoots in length. A staple of biology labs, E. coli can reproduce in as little as twenty minutes.